General terms and conditions of OneChain GmbH


1. General

The OneChain GmbH, hereinafter referred to as OneChain, provides its services exclusively on the basis of these terms and conditions. They also apply without explicit notice to all future business relations. Deviating terms and conditions of the customer are not accepted. Deviating individual Agreements must be in writing. This also applies to the rescission of the written form. OneChain is entitled to amend or supplement these General Terms and Conditions with a reasonable notice period. If the customer does not object to the changed conditions within one month after receipt of the change notification, these changes will be effective according to the announcement.

2. Scope of service and offers

2.1 OneChain conducts the seminars and workshops as described in the course program, minor deviations in content are reserved. OneChain has the right to modify course content to a reasonable extent, in particular to adapt to new technical developments.

3. Registration for OneChain seminars and workshops, performance guarantee

3.1 Registrations for seminars and workshops can be made in writing or on the OneChain website  The registration will be confirmed by OneChain with an acceptance of order in writing, or for bookings via the website per email, and is then binding for both parties.

3.2 The venue will be announced with the order confirmation. If the venue changes, the customer will be notified no later than two days before the start of the seminars and workshops.

3.3 Content, duration and costs of the respective seminars and workshops can be found in the course description on the OneChain website.

3.4 Events which are featured with a performance guarantee on the website serve the planning security of the customers. For organizational reasons a seminar booking confirmed by both parties is required at least three weeks before the start of the seminar. A seminar marked with an implementation guarantee will be carried out even with only one or two participants. OneChain reserves the right to reduce the duration of the training accordingly (depending on the topic up to 50% of the seminar duration at most) in such a case. A reduction of the seminar price due to a seminar shortening is excluded.

4. Prices for OneChain seminars and workshops

4.1 The participation fees stated in the course programs apply plus applicable VAT, insofar as it is net price information. Prices are subject to change.

4.2 The prices include the training services, training documents according to availability in German or English plus lunch and break beverages unless otherwise specified. The participants will also receive a written confirmation of attendance and, in the case of a passed examination, a certification document. Other costs related to the seminars and workshops, such as accommodation and travel costs shall be borne by the customer himself.

4.3 An only intermittent participation in the seminars and workshops does not entitle to a fee reduction.

5. Payment terms for OneChain seminars and workshops
Prices for OneChain seminars and workshops will be due immediately upon receipt of the invoice, unless other payment terms are stated on the invoice.

6. Terms of participation

6.1 OneChain reserves the right to use substitute trainers, to modify the content within an appropriate scope, and to carry out date and location changes with timely notice in all trainings. A change of trainer, a content modification or a date or location change shall not entitle the customer to either reduce the training fee or withdraw from the contract unless the changes are unreasonable to the customer.

6.2 If the customer is unable to participate in a training due to a date change, the customer has the right to a free transfer to a training with the same course title at a new available date.

7. Service disruptions

7.1 In case of cancellation of a training for reasons which are in the person of the lecturer, due to force majeure or other unpredictable events there is no claim to the training execution by a substitute referee. The cancelled training will be rescheduled to a later date. No compensation will be given for any costs, expenses, damages or other economic disadvantages that the customer incurs in connection with the cancellation of trainings.

8. Obligations of the customer

8.1 The customer is not entitled to duplicate, translate or pass on training materials or parts thereof to third parties without the permission of OneChain.

8.2 The Customer obligates himself to respect the copyright of the software used in training and not to make any unauthorized copies.

9. Liability

9.1 OneChain is not liable for damages caused by accidents in the premises. Furthermore, no liability is accepted for any damage or loss of valuables or wardrobe within the business and meeting rooms.

9.2 Compensation claims against OneChain from a seminar and workshop contract are limited to the amount of the course fee.

10. Withdrawal, cancellation, postponement

10.1 OneChain has the right to withdraw from the contract up to 5 calendar days before the training start of a seminar and workshop if the low number of participants in the respective training does not allow an economic performance of the event, if one or more trainers are prevented from participating in the training and substitute is not available or the seminar has to be canceled for technical reasons. The withdrawal shall be in writing.

10.2 OneChain will try to book the event to a different date before exercising the right of withdrawal.

10.3 The customer is entitled to withdraw from the seminar and workshop contract without reason or to rebook the seminars and workshops to another date with the same course title up to 14 days before the start of the first training session. The withdrawal or transfer must be in writing.

10.4 If the rescission or the transfer takes place at least 21 calendar days before the start of the training, no training fee is payable. If less than 21 days, but at least 5 calendar days before the start of the training, 50% of the training fee will be due for payment. If it is less than 5 calendar days before the start of the training, 100% of the training fee will be due for payment.

10.5 If the customer does not take part in a training course without having withdrawn from the contract or rebooked the training, the full training fee is due. In this case, the customer has the right to a free transfer to a training with the same course title at a new available date. The customer always has the right to send a substitute participant to the seminar booked by him at no additional cost.

10.6 The relevant date for the rescission and the transfer is the receipt of the respective withdrawal or transfer notice at OneChain.

11. Place of fulfillment, final provisions

Place of fulfillment is Berlin, Federal Republic of Germany. Place of jurisdiction for all claims arising from and relating to the contract, including action on checks and bills is Berlin. Each party may also sue the other at his general jurisdiction. Only the law of the Federal Republic of Germany applies to this contract.
Should any provision of this Agreement be or become invalid, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions. On the contrary, instead of the invalid provision, a substitute provision which corresponds or comes close to the purpose of the agreement, which the parties would have agreed to achieve the same economic result if they had known the invalidity of the provision.

The same applies in the event of the incompleteness of the provisions accordingly.